West Quay Beach

West Quay beach is a sand and shingle beach tucked behind the western breakwater.

Newhaven Fort is located on top of the cliffs with tunnels that lead down to the beach.

Facilities include parking, cafe, slipway.

Dog Friendly Beach?

West Quay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
West Quay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 23 beaches in East Sussex, or check our list of East Sussex Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to West Quay Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

West Quay Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16.6℃ to 17.2℃ with wind speed 14.4 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 29rain
Expect a temp in the range 17.6℃ to 18.7℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Sep 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.4℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Oct 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 17.5℃ to 17.9℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Oct 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 17.1℃ to 17.6℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Oct 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 17.8℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Oct 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 12.8℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (W)

Newhaven weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

West Quay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to West Quay Beach is at NEWHAVEN 1.28 km (0.80 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit West Quay Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:02 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 10:06 (Height 6.79m)
   Low Tide at 16:25 (Height 0.75m)
   High Tide at 22:24 (Height 6.85m)
Fri 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:47 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 10:51 (Height 7.07m)
   Low Tide at 17:08 (Height 0.55m)
   High Tide at 23:08 (Height 7.05m)
Sat 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 05:30 (Height 0.40m)
   High Tide at 11:34 (Height 7.20m)
   Low Tide at 17:50 (Height 0.48m)
   High Tide at 23:50 (Height 7.11m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 06:11 (Height 0.41m)
   High Tide at 12:13 (Height 7.20m)
   Low Tide at 18:31 (Height 0.53m)
Mon 02 Oct
   High Tide at 00:30 (Height 7.04m)
   Low Tide at 06:51 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 12:50 (Height 7.07m)
   Low Tide at 19:11 (Height 0.70m)
Tue 03 Oct
   High Tide at 01:08 (Height 6.83m)
   Low Tide at 07:29 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 13:25 (Height 6.80m)
   Low Tide at 19:49 (Height 0.98m)
Wed 04 Oct
   High Tide at 01:46 (Height 6.50m)
   Low Tide at 08:05 (Height 1.18m)
   High Tide at 14:01 (Height 6.41m)
   Low Tide at 20:26 (Height 1.36m)

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